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Collette Issues COVID-19 Travel Update
Friday, May 8th, 10:00AM (US EST)

Travelers + Travel Professionals

For every traveler out there, waiting to see if their trip will depart – we hear you. We want to reassure you that the health and wellbeing of our guests and employees is our top priority. Because this situation is so fluid, we are assessing our tours and the regions they operate in on a daily basis and communicating decisions immediately. Collette closely monitors the guidance provided by the World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control, US Department of State and other public and private organizations to ensure the safety and security of our guests and employees worldwide.

ALL tours are currently cancelled through and including June 30, 2020.

For specific destinations and additional cancelled tour departure dates, please see below:

  • Departures to China will be cancelled through August 31, 2020, with normal operations resuming on September 1, 2020.

  • The 2020 Oberammergau Passion Play has been postponed as a result of COVID-19 and has been rescheduled to begin in May of 2022.
    Guests who are scheduled to travel to Oberammergau for the Passion Play will be contacted and be provided with all available options.

  • The 2020 Edinburgh Military Tattoo event has been cancelled as a result of COVID-19, however, tours will STILL operate as scheduled.
    Guests who are traveling on affected tours will be contacted and offered flexible options.

  • All Alaska Discovery tour departures are cancelled for 2020.

  • All tours featuring the Calgary Stampede event are cancelled for 2020

  • Departures to Russia will be cancelled through July 31, 2020.

  • Departures on Canadian Rockies by Train (Via Rail) are cancelled for 2020.


Guests traveling on affected departures to these destinations will be contacted and offered the option to either travel on a date and tour of their choice, or be provided a refund.

For ALL other tours departing July 1, 2020 and forward:
We understand you are curious about your departure. We ask for your patience and understanding as we assess tours and the regions they operate on a daily basis. Any changes to upcoming tours will be communicated immediately.

Collette wants to assure guests we are available to answer any questions regarding upcoming travel. Please call us at 888.682.4862 or contact your travel professional.


About Collette

As the longest-running tour operator in North America, Collette has provided guided travel for over 100 years. With trips to all seven continents, guests fulfill their deepest travel aspirations in a variety of ways. Our guests are all unique so we offer diversified travel styles including small groups, single hotel stays, and faith based experiences, river cruises, and rail journeys. As a family-owned and operated business, we emphasize a focus on our travelers as our personal guests and are dedicated to making the world a better place, through a comprehensive social responsibility platform.


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